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Tea Masters Cup Canada 2019

Tea Masters Cup Canada Tea Preparation & Tea Mixology competitions were held at Canadian Coffee & Tea Show in Toronto on September 22–23. The first TMC Canada competitions were organized by Tea and Herbal Association of Canada (the TMC National body in Canada) supported by numerous tea companies and organizations. The winner of TMC Canada Tea Preparation was Kate Kendall. The winner of TMC Canada Tea Mixology was Jean-François Desaulniers. We congratulate the winners of the tournament and wish them successful performances at TMC International.

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Tea Masters Cup Vietnam 2019

Continuing the success of Tea Masters Cup Vietnam 2017 in, Hoan Kiem, Hanoi, Vietnam, this year, Vietnam Tea Association organized Tea Masters Cup Vietnam 2019 in Hoang Su Phi district, Ha Giang Province, Vietnam on 19–20 September 2019. This is the 4th time Vietnam Tea Association hosted Tea Masters Cup Vietnam. This year the National body cooperated with People Committee of Hoang Su Phi District to organize the Cup. Therefore this year, TMC Vietnam was not only a competition but also a challenge as well as an adventure to explore…

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Tea Masters Cup Denmark 2019

Tea Masters Cup Denmark Tea Preparation competition was held in Copenhagen, in Pavillion Karens Minde Kulturhus on September 15. The first TMC competition was organised by Danish Tea Association, the TMC National body in Denmark. Seven competitors brewed and served tea for judges. The winner of the tournament was Yao Chen, first runner-up — Fan Dong, second runner-up — Annemarie Haase took the third place. Throughout the tournament, TMC guests could enjoy tea tastings and small performances. Also at the TMC Denmark venue Tea Tasting demo competition was organised —…

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Tea Masters Cup Latvia 2019

On May 31, Tea Masters Cup Latvia in the categories of Tea Preparation and Tea Pairing was held at the Riga Wooden Buildings Renovation Center “Koka Rīga”. Victory in the categories was won by Viviana Petrovska (Tea Preparation) and Elizaveta Burkhanova (Tea Pairing). They will represent Latvia at Tea Masters Cup International. Note that it is the third time Viviana Petrovska wins the national tournament. The second part of Tea Masters Cup Latvia, where contestants will compete in Tea Mixology and Tea Tasting, will be held this autumn at the…

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Tea Masters Cup Indonesia 2019

July 24–27, 2019, in Jakarta, Tea Masters Cup Indonesia in Tea Preparation, Tea Pairing and Tea Mixology categories was held with the support of Australian Tea Masters. The first prize in the Tea Preparation category was won by Othniel Giovanni. Organizer’s Tea: Imperial black tea, 300 ml water / 5 grams tea / heating 85-90C. Master’s Tea: Rou Gui Wu Yi Shan 2017, medium roasting, brewed in yixing teapot, zisha teapot, hong mi (red clay), 3 grams / 90 C / flash brew in 5-10 seconds steep. Othniel Giovanni also…

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Tea Masters Cup Singapore 2019

TMC Tea Mixology competition was held at the Singapore Tea Festival on July 20. Organizers’ ingredients for Mixology (in addition to tea) were: coconut flakes, pandan, cocao nibs, fresh blueberries, fresh mango, fresh lime, coconut water, lychees, fresh thyme, dried peppermint, rose petals, sparkling water. The winner was Colar Tan Song Lee (Clipper Teas). Master’s Mix: Nuwara Eliya black tea from (Sri Lanka) + fresh orange juice + Cointreau + orange zest on the rim of the glass. Organizers’ Mix: Silver Needle white tea + lychee + rose petals. We…

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Tea Masters Cup Spain 2019

Iite, our Spanish partners, report, “Surrounded by Camellia Sinensis, in Galicia, where there are the only tea-gardens in Spain, it was held last June, 29th, the second edition of the TMC Spain, this year devoted to Tea Tasting. From re-known Spanish professionals to curious onlookers, altogether were captivated by the Tea Spirit and after a tight competition, our winner, Pilar Serrano, UK Tea Academy licensed tutor, was applauded unanimously”. We remind that Tea Tasting is a tournament in which participants taste teas and tea additives in attempt to memorize and…

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Tea Masters Cup USA 2019

On June 10–12, in Las Vegas, a series of Tea Masters Cup events took place as part of  World Tea Expo. On June 10 and 12, certification sessions for TMC USA and Canada national judges were held. On June 11 and 12, tea masters competed in the categories of Tea Preparation and Tea Mixology. Michael Ortiz was the best in Tea Preparation, Adrien Etkin Nascimento won the competition in the Tea Mixology category. The judges noted the high professional level of the participants as well as their high experience of…

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Tea Masters Cup Georgia 2019

On May 5, a festival of organic tea was held in Ozurgeti (Georgia), during which samples of tea and tea products from various regions of the country were presented. The festival included a conference, the participants of which discussed the tourism potential of the Georgian tea culture, and a certification session for national judges of Tea Masters Cup Georgia. The highlight of the festival was the Georgian national Tea Masters Cup championship, Tea Pairing category. As an Organizers’ Composition, the participants brewed Georgian tea in a decanter and served it…

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Tea Masters Cup Turkey 2019

On May 3, national Tea Masters Cup Turkey competition took place in Rize. The participants competed in Tea preparation, Tea Pairing and Tea Tasting categories. The first place and the right to represent Turkey in Tea Masters Cup International finals was won by Yusuf Pirim (in Tea Preparation), Naz Gül Balli (in Tea Pairing) and Serpil Hut Kondakçı (in Tea Tasting). Tea Masters Cup Turkey was part of an extensive tea program (TMCI Champions Program) prepared by Çaykur and Rize Commodity Exchange for tea masters and judges of Tea Masters…

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